Bands/Musicians The Best Beat Music Bands/Artists  

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Beat music artists list, with photos, ranked best to worst by votes. List of good beat music bands includes a filter so you can sort by the groups’s label and what albums they've put out. This list of the top beat music bands in the world includes all musicians who have released recordings that have gotten distribution, and is an up-to-date list. Beat music groups and artists are shown below along with any additional genres in which their music belongs. If available, you can also see information about where all beat music bands on this list got started. These are truly the greatest beat music bands of all time, since the most famous beat music artists ever are listed, and the order is decided by actual fans of the best beat music music.

You can click on the beat music band names to see more information about that particular notable beat music group. If they're near the top of the best beat music artist list, though, then they should have at least some information available. All the top beat music bands named on the list also have discographies on their pages if you click on the beat music band names themselves.

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The list includes all new beat music bands, and if there are any missing on the list, you can always add them yourself. Just make sure they aren't already on the list and check your spelling, because this is already an accurate compilation of the best examples of beat music, as well as a good place to start if you're asking yourself, or friends, exactly how to get into beat music music. Especially since the bands at the top of the list will at the very least be the best choices if you're looking for a list of good beat music bands with which to start out. No point in listening to them if they aren't actually good or even half-way decent beat music bands.

This list answers the questions "who are the best beat music bands of all time?" and "who is the greatest beat music musician ever?"

If you know enough about the genre, please vote based on the quality of the band's music instead of just voting for the most popular beat music bands that you might've heard of, but not really listened to closely enough to cast an informed vote.

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I Ribelli is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Beat Music Bands/Artists
I Ribelli Rock music, Merseybeat

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De De Lind is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Beat Music Bands/Artists
De De Lind Italian progressive rock, Merseybeat, Progressive rock

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Carmen Villani is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Beat Music Bands/Artists
Carmen Villani Pop music, Swing music, Rhythm and blues

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Stormy Six is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Beat Music Bands/Artists
Stormy Six Folk rock, Merseybeat, Progressive rock

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The Spencer Davis Group is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Beat Music Bands/Artists
The Spencer Davis Group British Invasion, Blue-eyed soul, Rock music

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The Small Faces is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Beat Music Bands/Artists
The Small Faces British Invasion, Classic rock, Pop music

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Scott Walker is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Beat Music Bands/Artists
Scott Walker Pop music, Rock music, Merseybeat

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The Mojos is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Beat Music Bands/Artists
The Mojos Pop music, Rock music, Merseybeat

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The Dave Clark Five is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Beat Music Bands/Artists
The Dave Clark Five Pop music, Rock music, Pop rock

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Zlatni Dečaci is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Beat Music Bands/Artists
Zlatni Dečaci Rock music, Instrumental rock, Merseybeat

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The Lords is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Beat Music Bands/Artists
The Lords Skiffle, Rock music, Merseybeat

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Cilla Black is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Beat Music Bands/Artists
Cilla Black Adult contemporary music, Pop music, Merseybeat

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The Pretty Things is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Beat Music Bands/Artists
The Pretty Things British Invasion, Rock music, Garage rock

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Gerry Marsden is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Beat Music Bands/Artists
Gerry Marsden British Invasion, Pop music, Rock music

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Iskre is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Beat Music Bands/Artists
Iskre Rock music, Instrumental rock, Merseybeat

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Dave Clark is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Beat Music Bands/Artists
Dave Clark Merseybeat

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The Searchers is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Beat Music Bands/Artists
The Searchers Pop music, Rock music, Merseybeat

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The Monks is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Beat Music Bands/Artists
The Monks Krautrock, Rock music, Garage rock

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The Rattles is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Beat Music Bands/Artists
The Rattles Rock music, Merseybeat

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Dave Dee is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Beat Music Bands/Artists
Dave Dee Pop music, Rock music, Merseybeat

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The Rockin' Vickers is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Beat Music Bands/Artists
The Rockin' Vickers Rock music, Rhythm and blues, Merseybeat

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The Matadors is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Beat Music Bands/Artists
The Matadors Rock music, Rhythm and blues, Merseybeat

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The Ivy League is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Beat Music Bands/Artists
The Ivy League Pop music, Rock music, Pop rock

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Czerwono-Czarni is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Beat Music Bands/Artists
Czerwono-Czarni Rock music, Pop rock, Merseybeat

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Liverpool Five is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Beat Music Bands/Artists

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Siluete is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Beat Music Bands/Artists
Siluete Rock music, Shock rock, Instrumental rock

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Daltoni is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Beat Music Bands/Artists
Daltoni Rock music, Instrumental rock, Merseybeat

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Guidewire is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Beat Music Bands/Artists
Guidewire Breakbeat, Experimental classical music, Merseybeat

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The Fallen Leaves is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Beat Music Bands/Artists
The Fallen Leaves Rock music, Garage punk, Garage rock

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The Tremeloes is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Beat Music Bands/Artists
The Tremeloes British Invasion, Psychedelic pop, Merseybeat

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Секрет is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Beat Music Bands/Artists
Секрет Protopunk, Merseybeat, Rock and roll

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The Swinging Blue Jeans is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Beat Music Bands/Artists
The Swinging Blue Jeans Pop music, Merseybeat

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Lee Curtis & The All Stars is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Beat Music Bands/Artists

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Tomi Sovilj i Njegove Siluete is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Beat Music Bands/Artists
Tomi Sovilj i Njegove Siluete Merseybeat, Rock and roll

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Sex Museum is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Beat Music Bands/Artists
Sex Museum Pop music, Rock music, Garage rock

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Samonikli is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Beat Music Bands/Artists
Samonikli Rock music, Instrumental rock, Merseybeat

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4 6
The Bishops is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Beat Music Bands/Artists
The Bishops Merseybeat, Alternative rock, Indie rock

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Bele Višnje is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Beat Music Bands/Artists
Bele Višnje Rock music, Folk rock, Merseybeat

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Peter Jay & The JayWalkers is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Beat Music Bands/Artists

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Equipe 84 is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Beat Music Bands/Artists

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Slam Creepers’ is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Beat Music Bands/Artists
Slam Creepers’ Rock music, Merseybeat

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Colin Hicks & The Cabin Boys is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Beat Music Bands/Artists

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The Symbols is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Beat Music Bands/Artists
The Symbols Pop music, Merseybeat

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Herman's Hermits is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Beat Music Bands/Artists
Herman's Hermits British Invasion, Pop music, Rock music

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Mike Smith is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Beat Music Bands/Artists
Mike Smith Pop music, Rock music, Merseybeat

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Them is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Beat Music Bands/Artists
Them Blues-rock, Blue-eyed soul, Raga rock

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Los Shakers is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Beat Music Bands/Artists
Los Shakers Rock music, Garage rock, Protopunk

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Derry and the Seniors is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Beat Music Bands/Artists
Derry and the Seniors Merseybeat, Rock and roll

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The Easter Island Statues is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Beat Music Bands/Artists
The Easter Island Statues Merseybeat, Power pop, Indie rock

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Marmalade is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Beat Music Bands/Artists
Marmalade Pop music, Psychedelic pop, Merseybeat